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. >> jon: on fox news watch, did you see president obama with ti n golfing ce. and can this paper afford to lose its public advocates? we say no. >> on the panel this week, writer and fox news contributor, judy miller. radio talk show host, monica crowley. jim pinkerton, contributing editor in the american conservative magazine and daily beast columnist kirsten powers. i'm jon scott, fox news watch is on right now. hello again, normally we would uld have been video here in a clip of president obama hanging with his golfing buddy tiger woods over the weekend. but we don't have those pictures because the white house press corps was locked out, access denied. now, is that a big deal? well, maybe. especially when candidate obama made this promise. >> what i want to do is maintain this virtual community that we've built and i want people to keep challenging me and pressing me, and i want to create a white house that is more transparent and accountable than any government we've seen before. >> jon: well, the obama white house has been overactive in cutting off access, controlling the message a
in any number of ways. obama administration now predicting some difficult circumstances, transportation secretary ray lahood saying air traffic controllers could be cut causing flight delays and the secretary of education saying the nation's school children will suffer because of strained finances in the state. listen.... >> means a lot more children will not get the kinds of services they need as many as 40,000 teachers could lose their jobs. >> reporter: meantime, plenty of political finger pointing. >> the reason there is no agreement is because there is no leadership from the president on actually recognizing what the problem is. >> why is it that we can't come to the table and agree what cuts need to happen? that is what we should be doing. we shouldn't be passing the blame to the executive branch or saying this is obama's sequester >> reporter: both sides are pessimistic about changes to the agreement. >> heather: with five days left, you can understand why. what are the nation's governors saying? >> they had a meeting over the wined and some went on the sunday talk shows to talk
the campaign and how they dealt the defeat and what governor romney thinks of president obama's second term agenda. it's an exclusive interview. that is it for today. have a great week. we'll see you next fox news sunday. >>> this week on the editorial report. president obama turns up the heat on republicans warning of deish consequences if those march 1st spending cuts kick in. john born says the sequester wasn't his idea but should he try to stop it. plus new york city's murder rate hit a 50 year low but the policy is still under fire. to stop and frisk be soon a thing of the past? and the return of the hollywood black list. campaign against zero dark 30. >> paul: welcome, i'm paul gigot. with days to go president obama turned up the heat on republicans this week saying they would be to blame if across the board spending cuts take affect march 1st. appearing on police officers and firefighters and other first responders, he claimed the consequences of such cuts would be dire. >> people will lose their jobs. it will jeopardize our military readiness. it will eviscerate investments and thou
or eliminate the opportunity for them to guide planes in and out of airports. >> reporter: both president obama and members of congress have not sat down for a last-minute negotiation that could avert this. each side says the other is playing politics with the issue. >> so why is it that we can't come to the table and agree what cuts need to happen? that's what we should be doing. we shouldn't be passing the blame to the executive branch or saying this is obam's sequester. >> reporter: the pentagon would take a major hit, forcing a reduction in training that could mean longer tours of duty for troops in afghanistan. senator john mccain says we should listen to the warnings of the generals. >> if we don't believe our military leaders, who in the world do we believe? i think that what we are doing now to the men and women who are serving is unconscionable because they deserve a predictable life in the military. >> reporter: the nation's governors are worried about what would happen in their own state fist those budget cuts take effect. listen. >> all of this have a real concern about the impact i
this is obama's sequester. the republicans supported this. i supported it. we need to come together and make the right cuts and frankly ash carter at the department of defense said even if we did some kind of flexibility move at the 11th hour it is too little too late in terms of what they have in motion at the department of defense. we need to come together -- >> chris: but you senator mccaskill -- >> i want to sum jump it. i cannot support this. >> chris: let me ask senator mccaskill this question. you are not going to get an agreement on the cuts in the next five days. the see he questions terrorist attack is going to go through. why not give agency heads more flexibility to decide i'm going to cut more of this and less of that? >> i think right now the way this is set up, there are going to be cuts a lot of places and there will be some flexibility. i think we are going to look at a number of things this week. but it doesn't take away the real need we have and i know tom coburn agrees with me on this. we have a much bigger problem down the line in terms of reducing our debt than just wha
the government over to barack obama to find the cuts. i don't like that proposal at all. >> do you plan to work with the republicanless and put a plan on the table. >> there you? q. >> i want to get my republican colleagues to cum up with ape plan. if we start laying people off and get fur lowed one day out of five you don't get paid. we should have memberings of congress pay docked. if why ask conscience did contractors and people in the government to suffer because we can't find 1.2 trillion and instead of firing the soldierings. we ought to fire the pol. we need to reduce our pay by one-fifth. >> i think that is it a great idea and just like the americans applaud here in the studio today. >> the president was the one who proposed it this is it the president speaking about it two years ago >> already some in congress are trying to undo automatic spending cuts. my message to them is simple, no. i will veto any effort to get rid of those automatic sphending cuts domestic and defense spending. >> this employees his idea and yet he is blaming the republicans. does he have a lapse of memory or dis
and republican senators should put a plan on the table rather than turning it over to barack obama and watching him do whaver he likings p. i don't like that proposal at all. >> and defense contractors have to see fur lows, members of congress should see their pay reduced as well for now the president is speaking out on molly, any movement to a compromise. >> nothing overtly and nothing publicly. each side is digging in and president obama said any last minute deal has to include more tax increases to go along with the spending cuts and chided republicans for not going along with that. >> it appears that republicans decided instead of compromise and they would rather let the cuts fall on the middle class. >> republicans are ready to make a deal on spending cuts but no more tax hikings. >> house republicanings have already passed two bills to replace the president's sequester and so the question is, why won't he work with us? the answer is because he wants higher taxes. >> presidents -- obama will take his message to a virginia ship building operation. virginia would be hard hit by the spending
, and possibly a new secretary of defense, the obama administration wants a diplomatic success, quote/unquote, which you can achieve by giving into your adversary's position. >> they say the democratic mat tick could be a success. you mentioned john kerry embarking on this trip. what do you think he'll propose on the trip in dealing with the nuclear issue? >> i'm worried what will happen is by legit myselfing the iranian program you increase the risk iran will get to nuclear weapons very quickly. the example of north korea, we've seen their third nuclear test within the past days. that once you get to a certain point, people begin to accept that you are a nuclear power. that's what the north north kors have counted on in the face of stiffer sanctions imposed. the lesson for iran is keep plugging ahead and they'll overcome the west's opposition. once that happens, everything in the middle east changes. >> you've raise add great point, the sanctions against north korea have been much stronger than tehran. they've had three tests already. >> yeah, look, the sanctions against iran are hav
. it looks like all the incentive for obama, after they are saying the world's going to come to an end and running around with their hair on fire, they better make this as bad as they can make tinstead of managing it for the least effect, when have you a 21% increase in the payroll for civilians at the defense department, why do you talk about cutting back aircraft carriers? there is a real fear in my mind that the administration's political agenda is, try to make this look as bad as it can, where everybody else has ever been faced with this, try to do the least impact possible because it is not a big number. sequester's a bad system. that's not the right way to do it. but look, it was obama's idea -- >> shannon: which he says it wasn't. but jack lew, the idea allegedly bubbled through him. but the president will say that congress came up with tthey have to solve it. >> the fact of the matter is -- i don't want to say the truth, it was the white house's idea. the other important fact is in the last year, republicans in the house have twice passed legislation to do away with the sequest
, the mandatory spending cuts that president obama ap the white house staff came up with last year, and senator lindsey graham says the president should not trust the president to make the cuts. if they are allowed to do that. here is senator lindsey graham explaining. >> this idea that republicans have let it go into effect and watch the president fix it is really not leadership. don't you think that's what's wrong with washington? i thought we were the party of fiscal responsibility. the republican house passed a t and our democratic friend are going to raise taxes which is a bad idea, i think at that republican senators should put a plan on the table, rather than turning the government over to barack obama to find the cuts and just watch him do whatever he'd like, i don't like that proposal at all. >> love it or hate it, the president put entitlement cuts to others, but republicans have the not put forward a plan. >>, but the republicans in the house did. >> sure, but to the senate, to his point they don't need to be the party that sort of sits back and this is sort of what bobby jindal was
's automatic cuts to the budget but everyone who would agree that what mr. obama did last friday in chicago was long overdue. watch. >> last year, there were 443 murders with a firearm on the streets of this city. and 65 of those victims were 18 and under. >> geraldo: after avoiding the issue for years, president obama finally went home to chicago last friday to address the deadly gun violence ravaging young black children in the windy city. >> that is precisely why the overwhelming majority of americans are asking for some common sense proposals to make it harder for criminals to get their hands on a gun. >> geraldo: just hours after that speech another youngster, 18-year-old jenay mcfarland was shot and killed. she was not the intended target police say. >> it is hard to believe. she didn't deserve it. she he didn't deserve that. >> geraldo: the bitter irony, her younger sister destiny attended the president's speech. >> it really hurt me when i found out that it happened to my sister because i was just listening to it and thinking about her dying. >> geraldo: the audience included the pa
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